Return to the Bromeliad Forum | Post a Follow-Up

Amazing 'Grace'

Posted by stone_jaguar (My Page) on
Mon, Sep 22, 08 at 18:35


After nearly a decade of minding her manners and generally behaving herself, just recently this Neo. 'Grace' apparently decided to have a mid-life crisis, let her hair down, and drop acid. Since late last year, the last offset that I selected has shown clear signs that it really wants to be a weirdo tie-dyed variegate when it grows up. Not sure what the final effect will be, but its colors and striping have certainly been intensifying as flowering approaches. For reference, the rosette is about 65 cm (26") across.


One has to suspect that this type of spontaneous mutation is highly unstable, but it would be nice if the next crop of pups followed mom into the counter culture as well ;^)


Follow-Up Postings:

RE: Amazing 'Grace'


It is nice! Very nice.....what you going to call it "Sporty Grace" :-)!



RE: Amazing 'Grace'

That sure is a trippy sport alright, J! Thanks for sharing her with us.

The imagination runs wild with possible names. 'Sporty Grace' is good, Dennis :)


'Lost in Grace'
'Grace in Wonderland'
'Grace of Aquarius'
'Bohemian Grace'
'Spacey Gracey'
'Greenwich Grace'
'Mary-Jane Grace'

...O.K...I'll stop now!

Kooky Kerry

RE: Amazing 'Grace'

Far out man , like the GT stripes on the Valiants cruising Lygon St .. why not Racey Gracey ?

 o Post a Follow-Up

Please Note: Only registered members are able to post messages to this forum.

    If you are a member, please log in.

    If you aren't yet a member, join now!

Return to the Bromeliad Forum

Information about Posting

  • You must be logged in to post a message. Once you are logged in, a posting window will appear at the bottom of the messages. If you are not a member, please register for an account.
  • Please review our Rules of Play before posting.
  • Posting is a two-step process. Once you have composed your message, you will be taken to the preview page. You will then have a chance to review your post, make changes and upload photos.
  • After posting your message, you may need to refresh the forum page in order to see it.
  • Before posting copyrighted material, please read about Copyright and Fair Use.
  • We have a strict no-advertising policy!
  • If you would like to practice posting or uploading photos, please visit our Test forum.
  • If you need assistance, please Contact Us and we will be happy to help.

Learn more about in-text links on this page here